In the front side of the car near the radiator are two electric fans
that come on when the car gets hot to cool it, one on each side of the
My right hand side fan got clogged with snow/ice/slush the other day
and stopped working to the point I smelled it smoking inside of the
car. As soon as I smelled it I pulled over and removed the snow. I
thought I saw the fan start working again, I could have sworn I did.
Now the fan is no longer working and the car is getting close to
overheating whenever I drive it.
My questions are:
How hard would this be to change myself?
Is this just a motor that removes off of the fan by a few bolts and a
Is there anywhere on the net I can go and look this up myself by
car/part etc then order it if I wanted to? The local chevy garage
near my house is a total jerk, if I didn't buy the car there they want
nothing at all to do with me, service, parts conversation nothing at
all. They only want to deal with people who buy new cars there and
Funny thing is I did buy the car there when it was brand new but they
changed owners a couple of times since and they don't even know who
they hell I am, how's that for customer service? Next chevy garage is
about 75 miles away :(.
I could bring it to my local garage but I'd rather do the work myself
if it's possible and not too hard?
Anyone out there know anything about this? It's got the 350 engine in
Thanks in advance for the help.